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London Hotel Tips for American Tourists – How to Acclimatize to Life in England’s Capital

Hotel in Earls Court, LondonOn any given day, scores of our American friends check in to the Hotel Amsterdam for a London vacation they’ll never forget. With Buckingham Palace, Piccadilly Circus, Harrods and countless other world famous attractions all on our doorstep, England’s capital city is as exciting as it can be daunting for those making their first visit.

Indeed, whilst lots of aspects of London life will seem familiar to those travelling from the USA, there are a few things we do differently over here that it’s worth familiarizing yourself with before you land.

So, whether you’re coming to our West London hotel for a spot of sightseeing, to take care of International business, or to watch our sporting giants at nearby Stamford Bridge, here’s our top London tips for American tourists. Continue reading

Out and about in Earls Court with Amsterdam Hotel London

Earls Court Exhibition Centre

The district of Earls Court in West London is home to two of the largest exhibition centres in the city, Olympia and Earls Court.  This means that the area is one which is regularly explored by large numbers of tourists and other visitors, bringing a whole host of trade to the area. The Amsterdam Hotel is centrally located within Earls Court and is close to both of the exhibition centres as well as other attractions, restaurants and bars which makes it an incredibly convenient place to stay if you are looking to visit the area on business or for pleasure.

While staying with us at the Amsterdam Hotel London, you will most likely want to get out and about and see what is in your local area.  What better place to start than outside of the iconic Earls Court Exhibition Centre which is home of the Ideal Home show – one of the longest running annual home shows which attracts tens of thousands of visitors every April.  The venue’s art deco front looks out over Warwick Road and the Exhibition Centre is also home to many live bands and events, be sure to check Continue reading